Case Studies

Duco's products applied.

Case Studies

The State residential tower block (NL)

The demand for new build in large cities is increasing at an explosive rate while the available open space becomes scarcer. As a result, ever more projects are being forced to move to noise-sensitive locations.

Sterea - Sterrebeek

Architectural solar shading rounds off Sterea hybrid residential development

Van Marcke - Kortrijk (BE)

Architectural solar shading reduces the cooling load of the Van Marcke distribution centre and office building. 

Barnhouse - Boxtel

The aluminium sliding panels are reminiscent of the sliding doors on traditional barns.

Jheronimustoren - Den Bosch

The 75-metre-high residential tower illustrates like no other how the indoor climate can also be raised to a higher level in high-rise buildings.

Blok 59 De Strijp - Eindhoven

Blok 59 meets the high demands for durability and comfort thanks to the application of demand-driven ventilation in all homes.

Polaris residential tower block - Groningen

The Polaris residential tower block illustrates uniquely how the indoor climate can be raised to a higher level in a high-rise building as well.

Tower Wharf Liverpool

The new Tower Warf building in Liverpool is the start of the new enterprise zone of the Wirral water regeneration project.

Fulham Reach - Hammersmith

An award-winning development with architectural solar shading. 

The Lexicon - Bracknell

The Lexicon completely revitalises Bracknell town centre. The new shopping centre has been equipped with louvre walls and doors. 

Sky - Leeds Dock

The architectural sun control DucoSun Ellips 200 mm, supplied by Contrasol, ensure the maximum amount of diffuse daylight.

Gelukkige Haard office - Ostend

The DucoSlide LuxFrame XXL solar shading system can cope with heights of up to 6 metres. An application of this can be found in an office building in Ostend.

Schlangenhaus - Fürstenfeldbruck (DE)

Living in tranquillity, comfort and luxury in a city centre is not merely a utopian dream.

Laidlaw Library - Leeds

Duco’s solar shading combines functionality with aesthetics at the University of Leeds' new library.

Student accommodation Fallowfield - Manchester

The architectural sun control DucoSun Ellips 200 mm, supplied by Contrasol, was chosen for the Fallowfield Campus. 

Elzendaalcollege - Boxmeer

Ventilation and solar shading were an important aspect in Elzendaalcollege, whereby Duco with GlasMax and DucoTwin 120 CAP could offer a ready answer.

Villa - Hoeilaart (BE)

This efficient solar shading system of the type DucoSun Cubic ensures, in a natural and energy-efficient way, that the sun's rays do not get the chance to warm up the building, without the loss of daylight.

DCM - Grobbendonk (BE)

Dynamic in form and finish; DCM’s head office exudes these qualities.

DijleDelta - the city of Leuven (BE)

The vertical placement of the solar shading system is intended to break the horizontal lines of the structure. 

EnergyVille - Genk (BE)

A nice example of technique in combination with architecture.

Villa Oeselgem (BE)

We can describe this project as an excellent example of a ‘Duco at Home’ total solution. 

The Neel primary school - Maasniel

A contemporary take on architecture, but with a clear nod to nature.

Iris Hospital - Brussels

Architectural solar shading for Iris Hospitals’ ‘New-Tech’ campus in Brussels.

Lapeirre show house - Nevele

DucoSlide lends dynamic character to façade of inspirational show house.

Atheneum Pegasus - Ostend (Belgium)

Duco contributes to the building of an educational gem with DucoSun Ellips.

Apartment block - Sint-Niklaas

Top-drawer architectural masterpiece offers a healthy, comfortable and energy-efficient indoor climate!

De Amazones - Den Bosch

With explicit elegance and the health of its occupants as the starting point, the three tower blocks stand out clearly in Den Bosch.

Skyfall - De Panne (BE)

Modern new-build apartments with great attention for living comfort thanks to the DucoTronicSystem ventilation system.

Power Solutions - Wijnegem (Belgium)

Duco supplies façade cladding for impressive office building in Antwerp.

Livingstone - Brussels

Duco's architectural solar shading brings Livingstone's façade to life

Margaretha Complex - Kampen

Ventilation and solar shading combined in one product for the Margaretha residential care complex.

Vereenooghe - Roeselare

Duco provided Mercedes Vereenooghe - Roeselare of a real eye-catcher. The architectural sun protection is an essential part of the design and immediately catches the eye.

XL Boom - Wijnegem

Duco's architectural solar shading system creates a playful effect